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Google Alert: Email Notification

Stay informed with Google Alert

7 min narrated screencast presentation explaining how to receive personal Google Alerts.
Published: 03 Sept 2016

Setting a Google Alert, you can recieve automatic email notifications on any topic you enter in the search box. For example, LGCNCOE. By doing this, you will receive updates - via your email - anytime Google finds new information published on the internet with "LGC NCOE" in the topic.

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Where does LNG come from?

LNG Basics

7 min animation explains how gas is located and extracted.
Published: 21 Oct 2015

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Value Chain

4 min animation explains the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Value Chain.
Published: 03 May 2016

Converting gas into a liquid

3 min animation explains how gas is converted to a liquid and then shipped.
Published: 10 Dec 2012

NEW

Using a Heat Exchanger to Convert gas into a liquid

4 min narrated animation, at the 1:00 minute mark, provides a basic explination on how a heat exchanger, using refridgerant, is used to convert gas into a liquid.
Published: 09 Nov 2015

LNG Demonstration: Three Part Series

1 of 3 Part Series Demonstrating LNG Chrateristics

8 min demonstration of LNG characteristics.
Published: 21 Oct 2015

2 of 3 Part Series Demonstrating LNG Chrateristics

8 min demonstration of LNG characteristics.
Published: 21 Oct 2015

3 of 3 Part Series Demonstrating LNG Chrateristics

8 min demonstration of LNG characteristics.
Published: 21 Oct 2015

Physical Explosion: LNG Rapid Phase Transitions (RPT)

Physical Explosion: LNG Rapid Phase Transitions (RPT)

3 min demonstration of a Physical Explosion. LNG spilled onto water sometime undergoes a rapid phase transition (RPT) or physical explosion creating localized overpressure. Such physical explosions are also observed when water contacts molten metal or hot lava (steam explosions).
Published: 21 Oct 2015

Flammability Limits

Flammability Diagram

11 min narrated animation discusses the flammabilty diagram.
Published: 07 Nov 2016

Flash Point Temprature

10 min chalkboard style narrated presentation discusses Flash Point Temprature of Benzene.
Published: 07 Feb 2012

Complete and Incomplete Combustion

4 min narrated animation about combustion of methane: the effects; the two different types of combustion and the products of the two types of combustion.
Published: 21 Jul 2016

LEL Bottle Rocket (Demonstration)

6 min demonstration clearly showing the effects of lean vs rich flamabile enviroment by adding drops of acetone in an empty 2 liter bottle and then launching the bottle by igniting the vapors.
Published: 04 Feb 2016

Calibration of Portable Gas Detection

Calibration of Portable Gas Detection Equipment

2 min narrated animation about Calibration of Portable Gas Detection Equipment.
Published: 30 Oct 2015

Nitrogen/Inert Gas Generator System (Membrane)

IGS - Membrane Systems

7 min narrated animation discussing how membrane filters are used to creat nitrogen.
Published: 11 Aug 2011

LNG Carriers

Q-Max Q-Flex LNG Carrier Construction

6 min animation showing construction of an LNG carrier with membrane tanks.
Published: 21 Feb 2011

LNG Super Tankers

49 min documentary discusses LNG super tankers.
Published: 07 Jan 2015

Ship to Ship (STS) Transfer

3 min video discusses Ship to Ship (STS) Transfer.
Published: 19 Jun 2014

Ship to Ship (STS) Mooring Operation

3 min video showing Ship to Ship (STS) mooring operations.
Published: 19 Jun 2014

Ship to Ship (STS) Mooring Operation (Oil Tankers)

3 min video showing Ship to Ship (STS) mooring operations (Oil Tankers).
Published: 19 Jun 2014

Membrane Tank Technology

10 min narrated animation/documentary video discusses membrane tank technology.
Published: 05 Nov 2013

Robotic Mastic Despenser for Membrane Tank Technology

3 min documentary video shows the the robotic mastic dispenser used during membrane tank construction.
Published: 05 Nov 2013

Membrane Tank Technology - Mark III

1 min animation shows Mark III membrane tank construction.
Published: 07 Nov 2013

Membrane Tank Technology - NO 96

1 min animation shows NO 96 membrane tank construction.
Published: 07 Nov 2013

LNG regasification Pump

1 min narrated animation/documentary discusses an LNG regasification pump.
Published: 07 April 2014

LNG regasification Pump Cut-away

1 min recorded video show the internals of a cut-away on an LNG regasification pump while pump is in slow rotation.
Published: 15 Feb 2010

Floating Liquefied Natural Gas Carrier Concepts

D-FLNG

7 min animation showing a floating liquefied natural gas facility.
Published: 30 Dec 2011

3D animation showing a floating liquefied natural gas facility and an LNG carrier

1 min animation showing a floating liquefied natural gas facility and an LNG carrier.
Published: 05 Feb 2015

Floating Production and Storage Offloading (FPSO) Concepts

Floating Production and Storage Offloading (FPSO)

15 min narrated animation explaines the function of Floating Production and Storage Offloading vessel.
Published: 21 May 2015

FPSO Fundamentals

2 min narrated animation provides introduction to the FPSO (Floating Production, storage and Offloading system) principles.
Published: 26 Mar 2012

FPSO mooring and loading operation

4min animation shows a Floating Production and Storage Offloading mooring and loading operation.
Published: 21 May 2015

Propulsion Emission Scrubbers

Exhaust Gas Cleaning Scrubber (Report Broken Link)

5 min narrated animation explaines the function an Exhaust Gas Cleaning Scrubber.
Published: 02 Feb 2014

Propulsion Hyrbrid Emmisions Scrubber - I

5 min narrated animation/documentary explaines the function a hybrid scubber.
Published: 09 Aug 2012

Hyrbrid Emmisions Scrubber - II

6 min narrated animationexplaines the function a hybrid scubber.
Published: 10 Sep 2014

Turbine Technology

3D animation of industrial gas turbine working principle

4 min narrated animation explaines the function a twin shaft turbine.
Published: 09 July 2014

How a gas Turbine Works (101)

2 min narrated animation explaines the function of how a gas turbine, the heart of the power plant, produces an electric current that delivers power to our people.
Published: 06 Jan 2016

Steam Turbine Construction

53 min documentary explaines Steam Turbine Construction.
Published: 17 Sept 2016

Steam Turbine Assembling

5 min annimation deaililng Steam Turbine Assembly.
Published: 06 Sept 2011

Steam Turbine HP Steam Flow

4 min narrated animation explaines High Pressure steam traveling through a combined cycle power plant.
Published: 09 April 2010

Steam Turbine (ST) Sealing Steam System Overview

3 min narrated animation explaines where sealing steam comes from and how it is used to seal the ST in a combined cycle plant.
Published: 19 June 2014

Steam Turbine Power Generation

4 min narrated animation explaines how the boiler creates steam for the Steam Turbine Power Generation plant.
Published: 12 Feb 2014

Steam Turbine Operation

2 min narrated animation explaines how Steam Turbine funtion.
Published: 12 Feb 2014

Steam Turbine Operation

2 min narrated animation explaines how Steam Turbine funtion.
Published: 12 Feb 2014

LNG as Fuel

High Presure Dual Fuel Engine Process

5 min narrated animated video explains the high pressure dual fuel process.
Published: 02 June 2015

MAN High Presure Dual Fuel Engine

5 min narrated animated shows the high pressure dual fuel process.
Published: 14 Nov 2013

Wartsile Dual Fuel and Gas Engine Process

7 min narrated animation by Wartsile details the cycle of the dual fuel process.
Published: 25 April 2013

MAN Dual Fuel and Gas Engine Process

7 min narrated animation by MAN details the cycle of the dual fuel process.
Published: 14 Nov 2013

MAN Dual Fuel Engine Process

5 min animated video explains the dual fuel process.
Published: 28 Feb 2013

Wartsile LNG Fuel Handling System

3 min animated video explains components of an LNG Fuel System.
Published: 26 Aug 2014

LNG Fuel Tank Construction

9 min documentary video about LNG fuel tank construction.
Published: 17 May 2016

LNG Bunkering

LNG Bunker Barge Construction

3 min documentary video shows initial construction of the first U.S. built LNG bunker barge. Published: 24 October 2016

VIKING GRACE Bunking Evolution

1 min animated video shows the passenger ferry VIKING GRACE bunking Evolution.
Published: 24 June 2013

VIKING ENERGY Bunking Evolution

9 min animated video shows fuel flow during VIKING ENERGY bunking Evolution.
Published: 25 June 2012

LNG Bunkering Hose: Safety Break-away Cryogenic Dry Break-away Coupling

Safety Break-away Couplings

35 min narrated slide presenation explains Safety Break-away Couplings.
Published: 23 Aug 2011

3D animation cryogenic Dry Break-away Coupling internal design

2 min animated video shows internals of a cryogenic Dry Break-away Coupling.
Published: 29 Oct 2013

Break-away and Internals of a cryogenic Dry Break-away Coupling

1 min animated video shows break-away and internals of a cryogenic Dry Break-away Coupling.
Published: 27 April 2012

Break-away of cryogenic Dry Break-away Coupling

10 sec surveillance video shows actual operation of a cryogenic Dry Break-away Coupling.
Published: 24 Oct 2011

LNG Facilities

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Eagle LNG - Jacksonville, FL Facility Animation

3 minute narrated animation explains how natural gas is converted to liquid and then stored.
Published: 30 Jan 2017

Emco Wheaton Marine Loading Arm - ERS

30 sec animated video demonstrating the function of the Powered Emergency Release Coupler (PERC).
Published: 24 July 2012

Marine loading arm ERS test

30 sec recorded video demonstrating the function of the Powered Emergency Release Coupler (PERC).
Published: 22 Feb 2016

Accidental Powered Emergency Release Coupler (PERC) activation on an LNG Tanker.

2 min surveillance video showing an accidental Powered Emergency Release Coupler (PERC) activation on an LNG Tanker.
Published: 17 November 2011

New Tanker Design

Evolution of a Super Tanker

3 min narrated animation on Evolution of a Super Tanker.
Published: 19 July 2016

Oil Tanker How they are Made

Oil Tanker Ships

5 min short documentary on how Oil Tankers are made.
Published: 11 Oct 2009

Oil Tankers

45 min legthy documentary on Oil Tankers.
Published: 19 July 2016

Inert Gas System (IGS) Flue Gas

Components and Internals of an Inert Gas System (IGS) Flue Gas

10 min animated video shows the flow and interal parts breakdown of an IGS system.
Published: 04 Dec 2015

Cargo Tank Vapour Control

Cargo Tank Components of Vapour Control

31 min narrated animated/documentary video shows components of Cargo Tank Vapour Control system.
Published: 28 Sep 2015

Presure Vacuum Valve (PV)

Components and Internals of an Inert Gas System (IGS) Flue Gas

4 min narrated slide presentation providing an introduction of Pressure Vacuum (PV) Valves used onboard marine and offshore tankers.
Published: 09 April 2015

Pressure Vacuum Relief Valve

1 min animated video demonstrates internal function of Pressure Vacuum (PV) Valves used onboard marine and offshore tankers.
Published: 16 May 2014

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